Business Standard, India, 19 Oct 2014 - Nokia India Employees Union, which claims to have the backing of a workers at the factory, is backed by CITU
The Korea Herald , 19 Oct 2014 - The government is expected to raise wages for public corporations and state-managed institutions by a solid 3.8 percent in 2015, so as to set an example for the private sector to follow, a government source said Sunday.
Equal Times, China, 14 Oct 2014 - In early September, about 16,000 workers at two Chinese factories producing touch-screens for well-known brands such as Apple went on strike after management reneged on a promise to pay a US$100 holiday bonus.
This latest issue of AP-IRNet Community Updates includes highlights of recent industrial relations news from across the Asia-Pacific as well as some featured resources: "World of Work Report 2014", "Guide to International Labour Standards", "Report of the Fifth Regional Seminar on Industrial Relations in the ASEAN Region".
This year’s edition focuses on developing countries and argues that quality jobs are a key driver for development. It draws on evidence from over 140 developing countries and finds that a common factor amongst those countries that have achieved higher per capita income and sustained growth was quality jobs.
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